enrolled at Laredo College have an opportunity to improve their
success rate in college courses by utilizing the support services offered at
the Learning Enrichment Center (LEC) - Ft. McIntosh Campus and South Campus.
The Fort McIntosh LEC, located at Memorial Hall, and the Laredo College
South LEC, located on the second floor of the Senator Judith Zaffirini Library
building offer peer tutoring, professional tutoring and computer programs in
numerous disciplines to promote self-enrichment and overall student success.
tutoring is conducted by students that have excelled in their subject area. Tutors
offer guidance and motivation in their subject area to promote academic student
success. Professional tutoring is conducted by LEC Coordinators in Language
Arts and Mathematics. Online tutoring is provided to students via Canvas by Upswing.io, IPASS (Instructors Promoting Academic Student Success) is an
initiative whereby a faculty member commits to tutor students who need help in
the instructor’s area of expertise.
labs are available to all students in order to complete assignments, homework,
work on programs designed for reading, English, or math and/or conduct research
online. Computer lab facilities are also available for on-line exam services
for students enrolled in eLearning courses. The Learning Enrichment
Center provides unique instructional support services for students with special
needs at both Laredo College campuses.
needing a quiet place to study can take advantage of the Memorial Building’s
study rooms. Study rooms can be reserved through Learning Enrichment Center’s
faculty, the Learning Enrichment Center facilities offers make-up exam
services. Faculty can reserve Instructional Support Services labs for
supplemental class instruction or class exams using microcomputers.
All students who utilize Learning Enrichment
Center’s services are required to have a validated college identification card
that can be obtained from the Office of Student Life. For more information
about the Learning Enrichment Center’s services, call (956) 721.5348 (Ft.
McIntosh Campus) or (956) 794.4348 (South Campus), or visit our website at http://www.laredo.edu/LearningCenter/
Effective Spring 2019 The Learning Enrichment Center (LEC) will be moved to the Yeary/Executive Conference Center Library.